Apply for SCOPE Certification | World Obesity Federation

Apply for SCOPE Certification


If you have met the critera for SCOPE Certification, please complete the form below to apply. Please check this page to make sure you have earned at least 12 SCOPE points, including 4 from the Core Learning Path.

From 1st April 2023, anyone wishing to obtain SCOPE Certification must pass the new SCOPE Examination. Click here to learn more.

You can find a step-by-step guide on how to apply for SCOPE Certification here.

Enter your full name as you would like it to appear on your certificate.
Please specify your profession relating to obesity management (e.g. physician, dietitian).
Please enter your date of birth in the format DD/MM/YY (e.g. for 8th March 1967, enter 08/03/67).
The SCOPE team will review your training history to verify that you have fulfilled the training requirements.
Evidence must show that you have at least six months' practical experience related to obesity management within a medical or allied healthcare professional setting. Accepted forms of evidence include a letter from your employer on official company letterhead or your medical diploma if dated more than six months.
Please include the name, title, institution, phone number and professional/institutional email address of each referee.
If you wish to submit any additional comments to support your application, or simply to comment on the SCOPE programme, you may do so here.
Honesty declaration

Please carefully read the following statement before submitting your application.

I hereby declare that the information provided is true and correct. I also understand that any wilful dishonesty will result in refusal of this application and permanent disqualification from SCOPE Certification. I confirm that I am qualified to treat patients and have worked in obesity management in a clinical or allied healthcare setting for at least six months. I recognise that attempts to obtain SCOPE Certification illicitly - i.e., through the falsification or exaggeration of information - would constitute fraud, put patients at risk, and may result in termination of employment or criminal prosecution.

If this application is successful, I authorise the World Obesity Federation to keep my information on file and consent for my name, job title and country to be listed on the World Obesity website.

By clicking 'Submit', you are agreeing to the statement above.
This programme is partially supported by an unrestricted medical education grant from Novo Nordisk A/S.
Novo Nordisk has had no input into the content of the training.